Consumer Gun Market Worth Nearly $26B By 2024

Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

Written by: AWwBA Contributor

AR-15

AR-15

SAN FRANCISCO, February 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The global small arms light weapons market is expected to reach USD 25.76 billion by 2024, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. The increasing issues on human rights and safety and security are expected to drive the demand. The increasing effects of urban warfare along…
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NRA and Republicans Find Unlikely Ally on Rollback of Gun Control Rule: Science

Monday, February 20th, 2017

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handgun

For once, science is on the side of the National Rifle Association and Donald Trump, according to prominent experts on mental health and violence. A cohort of researchers and civil rights advocates say congressional Republicanswere right to roll back an Obama-era rule that would have barred certain mentally impaired recipients of social security benefits from owning…
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Gorsuch Could Save the Second Amendment

Monday, February 20th, 2017

Written by: AWwBA Contributor

Neil Gorsuch

Neil Gorsuch

When Justice Antonin Scalia passed away suddenly last year, the Supreme Court lost its premier conservative voice and defender of the Second Amendment. Justice Scalia was a champion of individual freedoms, and adhered to a strong originalist philosophy of interpreting the Constitution. With little room for the personal politics that many judges try to inject into…
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Interesting: Dem JFK Was A Lifetime NRA Member + More!

Thursday, February 16th, 2017

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JFK

JFK

President Ronald Reagan said: “I didn’t leave the Democratic Party. The party left me.” Actor and former president of the National Rifle Association Charlton Heston, who called himself a “Kennedy Democrat,” switched to the Republican Party after the 1960s. On racial preferences, JFK, in 1963, said he opposed them: “I don’t think that is the generally…
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Washington: House Committee To Vote On Gun Control Bills Thursday

Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

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Anette Wachter, 30 Cal Gal

Anette Wachter, 30 Cal Gal, of Seattle WA

BELLEVUE, Wash., Feb. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Washington State House Judiciary Committee is meeting Thursday in Olympia for an executive session during which they will vote on two gun control measures, HB 1387 and HB 1122, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms said. “We are urging every gun owner in…
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Gun Rights Advocates in California Brace for Long Battle Over Firearms Restrictions

Tuesday, February 14th, 2017

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Kristilee form California

Kristilee form California

Gun rights advocates in California are preparing to file a series of lawsuits challenging voter- and legislature-approved gun control measures in what could be the opening salvo in a prolonged legal battle over the state’s latest firearms restrictions. The legal action is meant to challenge the California Department of Justice’s regulations for six gun control measures… Continue Reading »

Tennessee Considers ‘Second Amendment Sales Tax Holiday’

Saturday, February 11th, 2017

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Eva Irwin, Aphrodite Shooters, Tennessee

Eva Irwin, Aphrodite Shooters, Tennessee

A bill introduced in Tennessee on Wednesday would make it cheaper to buy a gun for one weekend of the year in that state, with a special tax-free event. Surprisingly – a county Democratic official opposes the idea. WJHL reports, State Rep. Dennis Powers, introduced House Bill 744 or “Second Amendment Sales Tax Holiday”. The measure…
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Connecticut: Governor Malloy Wants To Reduce Deficit On Backs Of Gun Owners

Saturday, February 11th, 2017

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Governor Dannel Malloy

Governor Dannel Malloy

BELLEVUE, Wash., Feb. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Anti-gun Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy is trying to solve his state’s $3.6 billion budget deficit by forcing the state’s gun owners to empty their wallets in order to exercise a constitutional right, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms said today. Malloy is proposing an…
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Senior ATF Official: Ease Onerous Gun Regulations

Thursday, February 9th, 2017

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Wall of guns

Ronald B. Turk, U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives associate deputy director and COO, has written a white paper calling for the reduction of gun regulations. Turk’s recommendations include removing restrictions on the sale of silencers, increasing the number of crimes traced to a firearms dealer necessary to trigger a federal inquiry, and launching…
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How Left-Wing Media Overstates Number Of ‘Mass Shootings’ By Factor Of 10

Wednesday, February 8th, 2017

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Liberty Doll (Facebook)

Liberty Doll (Facebook)

A database regularly cited by liberal media outlets overstates the number of “mass shootings” by a factor of 10, according to analysis by The Daily Caller News Foundation. The website “Mass Shooting Tracker” (MST) has been regularly used by new outlets, like The Washington Post and PBS, to claim “mass shootings” occur much more frequently than…
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